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Orchid Species: Maxillaria revoluta

Kew currently accepted name is Maxillaria variabilis

Maxillaria revoluta is an orchid species identified by Klotzsch in 1852. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Maxillaria variabilis.
Genus
Maxillaria (Max.)
Grex
revoluta
Parents
Species
Author
Klotzsch
Year
1852
ORIGIN: Found from Mexico Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and Ecuador as a small sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial, lithophytic or epiphytic, solitary leafed species is found on or below trees in open or dense humid forests at elevations of 500 to 2500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: A small sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial, lithophytic or epiphytic, solitary leafed species is found on or below trees in open or dense humid forests at elevations of 500 to 2500 meters with simple or branched rhizomes carrying subclustered, ovoid to ellipsoid pseudobulb subtended by several sheaths and carrying a single, apical, linear or linear-oblong, subcoriaceous, grass-green acute to obtuse leaf that blooms throughout the year with several scarious sheaths that carry the slender, to 2 [to 5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence enveloped by several, thin, scarious, translucent, lanceolate, acuminate bracts with variable colored, long-lasting flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: To about 3/4 inch [1 to 1.5 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Maxillariella Mxl variabilis 2007 (Bateman ex Lindl.) M.A.Blanco & Carnevali
Add+ Maxillaria Max variabilis 1837 Bateman ex Lindl.
Add+ Maxillaria Max chiriquiensis 1922 Schltr.
Add+ Maxillaria Max lyonii 1845 Lindl.
Add+ Maxillaria Max panamensis 1922 Schltr.
Add+ Maxillariella Mxl chiriquiensis 2012 (Schltr.) Szlach. & Sitko
Add+ Maxillariella Mxl panamensis 2012 (Schltr.) Szlach. & Sitko
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